Saturday, October 01, 2016

The Black Protest



This coming Monday October 3, 2016 many people be they women or men are participating in

The Black Protest

This is a reaction to the Polish Government's forthcoming parliamentary plan to ban ALL Abortions


Stepping Back
This is the United Nations Human Rights has to say on the Abortion Subject



 http://www.ohchr.org/Documents/Issues/Women/WRGS/SexualHealth/INFO_Abortion_WEB.pdf
(4 page PDF file)


In Poland
The relatively new right wing Government plans to ban all abortions.  And with a majority in Parliament they will be able to do so, regardless of any Political opposition

These are relevent articles to read


http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-37449903

http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/europe/polish-women-strike-abortion-laws-restrictions-changes-economy-a7339141.html

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2016/09/23/polish-mps-back-near-total-ban-on-abortion-which-could-see-women/

I never thought I would see this retrograde, anti libertarian measure enacted in an until now very progressive, Western style democracy.

Sad and Dark times.